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Feb 27- U.S. retailer Best Buy Co Inc reported a better-than-expected profit in the quarter covering the holiday season and said it would more aggressively cut costs this year to fund its turnaround efforts, sending shares higher in midday trading.
Feb 27- U.S. retailer Best Buy Co Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday and announced more aggressive cost cuts this year, sending its shares up nearly 6 percent in morning trading.
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Feb 26- Barnes& Noble Inc reported a profit for the holiday quarter after it scaled back its money-losing Nook digital business and its core bookselling business stabilized.
CHICAGO, Feb 26- As an Amazon Prime customer since December 2012, Michelle Huffman of Milwaukee has gladly paid the annual $79 fee for the perk of free two-day shipping on items ranging from tea and cookbooks to DVDs and Nestle Smarties.
NEW YORK, Feb 26- Apple Inc urged a U.S. appeals court to throw out a judge's "radical" finding that it violated antitrust law by manipulating electronic book prices, and blamed publishers for running a conspiracy it claimed to know nothing about.
Feb 26- Barnes& Noble Inc returned to profitability during the holiday quarter after it scaled back its money-losing Nook tablets business and its core bookselling business stabilized. Barnes& Noble has repeatedly said it is not abandoning its Nook business, whose sales fell 50.4 percent in the third quarter ended Jan. 25.
Netflix released a satirical video promising "Drone to Home" delivery of DVDs to customers, taking an obvious swipe at Amazon. NYT reports.
A Calif. couple out walking their dog stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.
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Feb 25- Office supply retailer Office Depot Inc reported a surprise quarterly loss as same-store retail sales fell 4 percent in North America, sending its shares reeling. Office Depot shares fell about 15 percent in premarket trading on Tuesday, while those of rival Staples Inc dropped 2.5 percent.
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As President Obama focuses on the issue of income inequality, an unlikely constituency is looking for ways to close the nation's growing wealth gap.
SYDNEY, Feb 23- The world's top economies agreed on Sunday to develop stricter rules on cross-border taxation to close loopholes that have allowed multinationals such as Starbucks Corp, Google Inc, Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc to avoid paying taxes.
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U.S. stocks fluctuated on Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite rising for the week.
NEW YORK, Feb 21- Investment firm G Asset Management said on Friday that it had offered to buy a 51 percent stake in either Barnes& Noble Inc or in the bookseller's Nook digital business. The little known firm said the proposal for Barnes& Noble as a whole would be for $22 per share, which would value the top U.S. bookstore chain at $1.32 billion.